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By filming everyday acts of racism, today’s Black Lives Matter activists are using an old strategy in a new media age.
Half a century after the federal government voided Jim Crow laws, the criminal justice system still discriminates against African Americans.
No, the coronavirus is not an “equalizer.” Black people are being infected and dying at higher rates. Here’s what Milwaukee is doing about it — and why governments need to start releasing data on the race of COVID-19 patients.
The pioneering African-American “computer” has died aged 101. It is stories like Katherine Johnson’s that need to be told.
When war broke out, black Americans fought in segregated units to serve their country. The breath of freedom they experienced in Europe flamed the fight for equality when they returned home.